Looking for a holiday home in Kaikoura? Treat yourself to a home-away-from-home experience in the beautiful region of Kaikoura.
We offer a selection of properties to suit. To view each house please click the View House button next to the house you're interested in. This will then take you to our booking page allowing you to check dates and prices and make a booking.
Albatross House with stunning views of mountains and ocean located a few minutes walk to Kaikoura town but in a peaceful location. This cosy neat house is much loved and set up for families and friends to get together in Kaikoura. Churchill Park just across the road with play area for children, the Kaikoura new library and museum is a short walk away, there is plenty to keep everyone busy.
Beds: 1 king-size, 1 queen-size, 1 twin/ single
Stunning brand new luxury executive home with outstanding views of Kaikoura scenery. A beautifully decorated and tastefully furnished property – perfect for the discerning guest who appreciate quality plus style.
Three bedroom, two bathrooms. Huge stunning deck with fabulous indoor outdoor flow.
Beds: 2 queen-size, 2 singles
Fisherman's Friend is a lovely unique home, ideally located in the heart of South Bay, with stunning views to the ocean and secure space for the boat. With a secure garden ideal for kids, and an area for a BBQ, this is a great spot to spend time with family and friends.
Beds: 2 queen-size, 2 singles
A beautifully located two bedroom house in original condition with some of the best views in Kaikoura! Set up for a small family to enjoy the space with a garden for children to explore. Short distance to walk to the town centre.
Beds: 1 queen-size, 1 queen-size with single bunk
Kopuha is a clean, homely, comfortable house situated on a secure fenced back section. It is also within walking distance of the lovely seaside town of Kaikoura and near the beach and swimming pool.
There is heaps of space for boats, cars and children. A neat spot!
Beds: 2 queen-size, 2 singles
LOCATION LOCATION! And views – some of the best in Kaikoura!
With just minutes walk to the town. This lovely older house has huge character with gardens and parking off street. Perfect for family and friends to get together. Keep an eye out for dolphins and orca whales. This tidy quirky cottage is charming and a great place to enjoy Kaikoura.
Unfortunately no children under the age of 5 due to the stairs to the 2nd floor.
Beds: 1 king-size, 1 queen-size, 2 singles
MIDDLE CREEK HOUSE
Middle Creek House is rural property five minutes from Kaikoura township in lovely NZ native gardens, with a small lake and surrounded by rural farmland. Abundant birdlife and NZ flora.
Middlecreek House was designed by an architect, the house has been refurbished since the earthquake, with generous living spaces and three double bedrooms, each with its own en suite bathroom. All the bedrooms and living areas feature French doors which open onto a paved courtyard, which is ideal for outdoor living.
There are spectacular views of Mt. Fyffe across the paddocks, and the pond near the house has resident pukekos, paradise ducks and frogs. Middle Creek flows down the boundary of the property, and there is abundant bird life and peaceful rural views.
This is a very comfortable, spacious and well appointed house in a lovely setting, and we are sure you will feel at home. A great place to share with family and friends and unwind in the glorious Kaikoura natural beauty.
Beds: 1 king-size, 2 split king-size
MOUNTAIN VIEW ON THE HAVEN
Mountain View on the Haven is a lovely large house with space for all the family. Located in a quiet area, but very close to Kaikoura town.
This modern house has a home from home feel with spacious living areas such as kitchen, lounge which make it easy for get-togethers and catch-ups with friends and family.
For the outdoor enthusiast, bush and nature walks are on your doorstep.
Beds: 1 king-size, 1 queen-size, 1 double, 2 king singles
This strawbale house is surrounded by groves of native Kanuka in a peaceful rural setting with impressive mountain views and spacious grounds.
Up to six guests can sleep comfortably with 2 large bedrooms and a bathroom upstairs, and a master bedroom downstairs with ensuite bathroom. The ensuite features a double shower, and clawfoot bath with garden/mountain views from bifold windows. Two bedrooms contain comfortable king size beds, while one of the upstairs rooms has a super king which can be split into twin single beds as required.
All towels, bedding and linen are supplied along with complimentary toiletries. Guests will enjoy a large country kitchen, dining room, comfortable sunny lounge and separate laundry. The living rooms have french doors opening directly out to sheltered deck areas, large outdoor table and expansive lawn with a Springfree trampoline.
The house features rustic hardwood beams, sills and handcrafted stairway. Natural lime plaster walls, solid oak floors, 100% wool carpets, low VOC paint finishes, tasteful furnishings, log burner, double glazing and excellent insulation which maintains a stable temperature even on very hot summer days. WiFi, Freeview TV, Netflix, DVD, Nespresso machine, mountain bikes available on request.
For an additional fee our qualified chef with 18 years experience is available for catering needs by pre-arrangement. Vegetarian, vegan, and celiac options available. Our chef has a passion for seasonal, locally grown, nutrient dense organic produce. We are able to offer a full service of breakfast, lunch, dinner, and picnic hampers can be made for outings. If catering is required it must be noted at time of booking.
Beds: 2 king-size, 2 twin/single, king twin
Dog allowed - please enquire
BEACHCOMBER AT KAIKOURA
Large three bedroom modern home located near the ocean with stunning views. The elevated position overlooks the North Coast, the beautiful Bays and the Kaikoura mountains. Dolphins and whales are often seen in the Bay from the deck and second floor. There is a large driveway and garage providing ample car/boat parking and easy access to the beach and walks.
Three bedrooms, two bathrooms, lounge and two heat pumps. Fish & chips shop around the corner.
Beds: 2 queen-size, 2 singles
A lovely house right next to the ocean - the perfect place to enjoy the stunning views of the Kaikoura coast but close enough to a fabulous restaurant and pub. Perfect for couples or small families.
Beds: 2 queen-size
Fabulous spacious modern house, situated in a quiet area of Kaikoura, yet close to all shops. Five bedroom, two bathrooms and secluded gardens.
Ideal for families and small groups.
Tastefully furnished with quality finishings.
Beds: 3 queen-size, 1 king-size, 2 single bunks, 1 cot
CATCH & RELAX
Catch & Relax is a delightful house located in a slightly elevated position in a quiet location near Kaikoura town. Perfect set up for family and friends to enjoy Kaikoura and all the amazing scenery Kaikoura offers. Catch & Relax has a lovely view down to the ocean with the ocean minutes walk away. A spacious house and garden with a real beach holiday vibe feel.
Beds: 1 queen-size, 3 singles
Pebble Beach is a delightful, cosy, sparkling clean home. Perfect for couples or small families. With a fully secure, sunny back yard. It also has a sunroom that provides an additional single bed and a spot to enjoy reading your book with the sun on your back. You have parking space in your own private garage. There's a cafe on the corner and a one minute walk to Kaikoura's dramatic beach. Another 10 more minutes of walking and you will reach Kaikoura's main shopping centre.
Beds: 2 x queen-size, 1 single
SEAS THE DAY
Seas the Day offers a special place to stay with rolling hills behind you and the stunning, forever changing, South Bay in front. The home has a wonderful light and spacious environment, perfect for gatherings of family and friends. Plenty of decking and privacy at the back of the house with a BBQ and afternoon sunshine. Or enjoy the large decking at the front of the house, lounging around and admiring the view.
Beds: 2 queen-size, 2 singles, 4 bunks
With uninterrupted views over the Kaikoura peninsular to the east and the spectacular Seaward Kaikoura ranges to the north and west, 'The Lookout' truly lives up to its name. A fabulous place for families and friends to relax and revitalise in peace and quiet. The Lookout is spacious and modern with a relaxed coastal vibe. Each room has views and doors opening out to a deck or patio.
Beds: 1 king-size, 2 queen-size, 2 singles
SHEARWATER - TITI
Our Titi Apartment is Spacious, bright and outward-facing. This ocean-view room has its own private veranda equipped with outdoor furniture, giving you the ideal spot to enjoy breakfast or dinner while overlooking the Seaward Kaikoura ranges and the endless ocean ahead.
This apartment is the largest living space we offer giving you a larger living/dining space, this apartment gives the luxury of enjoying the sunrise in the morning from the spacious front veranda, to then later enjoy the sunset from the back veranda which is included in your apartment layout.
Beds: 1 king-size, 1 single
SHEARWATER - TARORI
The views from the Tarori apartment are a sure way to wake up mesmerised by the stunning snow-capped mountains and the sound of the waves rolling on the beach just metre away. This room is the perfect balance of style and comfort.
Beds: 1 king-size
SHEARWATER - KOWHAI
The Kowhai One Bedroom Apartment gives you a simple, modern and elegant feel designed to inspire rest and relaxation, our sleek, modern apartments create a feeling of home with the best views Kaikoura can offer from your own private veranda. Enjoy your breakfast while unwinding in this slice of heaven we call home.
Beds: 1 king-size
SHEARWATER - PUHI PEAKS
Stylishly decorated the apartment with private veranda fully equipped with outdoor furniture. The Puhi Peaks apartment is the perfect space to take a break and breath in that fresh Kaikoura sea salt air, a feeling we can guarantee you will take away with you. This apartment gives you an unforgettable view of Kaikoura’s seaward ranges along with a convenient living/dining space.
Beds: 1 king-size
With an unrivalled location at the foot of the mountains and with panoramic views to the Pacific Ocean, Manakau Lodge is Kaikoura's luxury rural retreat.
Secluded in the quiet privacy of a five acre rural property, Manakau Lodge offers the discerning traveller the finest in boutique lodge accommodation, and warm, friendly hospitality with a personal touch. A peaceful haven for rest and relaxation at any time of the year, we are less than fifteen minutes easy drive from the shops, restaurants and visitor attractions of Kaikoura. This stunning lodge can be rented as a whole house or on a room basis.
Four purpose-built private guest rooms are spacious, elegantly appointed, home away from home. A great night’s sleep awaits in our specially-chosen, super-comfortable pillow-top beds, with fine cotton linens and luxurious Pendleton® woollen bed blankets. Our furnishings are hand-made from New Zealand rimu, a native timber prized for its warm tones and rich natural beauty.
A beautiful log fire for relaxation on chilly nights, For entertainment, a state-of-the-art, internet-connected 43in 4K HD Smart television and a huge music and movie library available at the touch of a button. Also installed and connected to the TV is a Yamaha Soundbar to which guests can connect their own music devices via Bluetooth, and enjoy room-filling surround sound. USB power points are conveniently positioned for charging phones and tablets. Each room is ensuite, fully self-contained and individually air-conditioned for comfort.
Four spacious bedrooms each with ensuite, a lounge and kitchen.
Beds: 2 king-size, 2 super king-size which will convert to twin single configuration if required
BLISS ON THE BAY
Bliss on the Bay is the perfect idyllic home for a break with family and friends. Imagine on those warm summer nights relaxing with friends on the deck, eating alfresco and making fantastic holiday memories overlooking South Bay. Or for the winter months the open plan kitchen, lounge and dining are beautifully designed, full of natural light, wonderful views and spacious living. A great house where everyone can comfortably be together. Either way this amazing home is ideally set up for holiday living.
It also has a downstairs retreat with a lounge, TV, bathroom and separate toilet, bunk room sleeping 4, and a double bedroom. Upstairs you will find kitchenette, dining and lounge plus bathroom, and four bedrooms.
Head out on an adventure, maybe take your boat out to catch something for dinner with the boat ramp only a couple of minutes away and plenty of space to park your boat at the home. There is also an outdoor filleting area to prepare your catch for dinner.
When you need supplies or a treat from a cafe, it's only a short 7-minute drive to the centre of Kaikoura with all its cafes, restaurants and shops. Be sure to get out onto 'Tom's Track', a great 20-minute walk over the hill to the township with spectacular views well worth viewing.
Everything you need for a refreshing escape is on hand, start each day of your memorable stay at Bliss on the Bay.
Beds: 2 king-size, 1 queen-size, 1 double, 6 singles
A SLICE OF KIWIANA
A cool kiwiana Bach across the road from the ocean and some of the best diving in Kaikoura! A comfortable house for families and friends to get together and enjoy a BBQ from your fishing catch of the day. A spacious garden for children to play and plenty of off street parking. This neat tidy house is a great package for fun holidays by the sea!
Beds: 3 queen-size, 1 single
A delightful older style three bedroom Kiwiana home. Beautifully filled with charm and interesting designs. Fabulous views overlooking Kaikoura, ocean and mountain ranges.
Beds: 2 queen-size, 3 singles
Kora's View is a situated in a picturesque setting. Decorated to a high standard the house overlooks the Hapuku River, the Manakau Peak and the Pacific Ocean. Just a quick 10 minute drive North of Kaikoura Town Ship. A truly relaxing place to stay. Enjoy nature, peace and quiet .
Surrounded by Kanuka trees and abundance of native birds. Hear the Bellbird sing or watch the Piwakawaka dance. This lovely home will allow you to relax and take in the beauty of its surroundings. Relax on the expansive deck with a cold beverage on a hot summers day, cook your catch of the day on the BBQ. Enjoy the peace and views.
Beds: 1 king-size, 2 queen-size
BELLBIRD SCENIC RETREAT
A three bedroom modern architecturally designed house, elegantly appointed with stunning views over Kaikoura township, the Pacific ocean and the snow capped (winter) seaward Alps.
Located in a peaceful area with luxury living with the sound of bell birds resonating gently.
Enjoy a fresh cup of coffee in the morning or a beautiful Marlborough crisp white wine in the evening on the beautiful balcony. A wonderful spot to spend with friends and family.
Beds: 2 queen-size, 2 singles